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Travel Where You’re Welcome

Travel Where You’re Welcome

My husband and I recently took a trip to the Appalachian Mountains. The town we stayed in was so friendly. I wondered what it must be like to deal with tourists, especially if there is a language barrier with tourists from another country. Are some places friendlier than others to tourists?… Continue…Continue Reading

Travel Smart

Travel Smart

My husband and I are by no means rich. We are working class people trying to manage our finances as we get older and have children to help through their college years. But, we all know the old adage, “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”. We feel strongly that vacations are…Continue Reading

Nudity Here, Nudity There

On a recent trip to South America I traveled deep in the jungle of the Amazon rainforest. Outside a remote village, my “taxi” traversed a rickety bridge over a river. I looked out of the car window to a view of a rocky riverbed. I saw about a dozen people swimming and jumping off of…Continue Reading